CHIEF MINISTER RAMAN SINGH

  • Emergency action plan to deal with droughtlike situation in Chhattisgarh June 26, 2014

    The weak monsoon in Chhattisgarh is worrying the state government, with Chief Minister Raman Singh on Thursday issuing directives for preparing an emergency action plan to deal with any droughtlike situation. Singh directed the agriculture, revenue and disaster management departments to start preparing for the action plan. Besides, he assured farmers of...
  • Chhattisgarh recovers Rs 3.40 crore as fines on illegal mining February 4, 2014

    Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh said in the assembly here on Monday that Rs 3.40 crore wererecovered as fines from over 1,700 cases of illegal mining were reported during the last four years. The state also recovered Rs 13.64 crore as fines from 13,084 cases of illegal transportation of minerals during...
  • Raman Singh govt under fire after Naxals kill cops July 13, 2009

    Raipur: Maoists on Sunday struck thrice in their stronghold in Chhattisgarh, killing at least 36 policemen, including a Superintendent of Police, in landmine attacks followed by indiscriminate firing. ...
  • CM helpless, admits Maoists extort Rs 300 cr annually July 4, 2009

    Raipur: Maoist rebels extort up to Rs 300 crore every year in Chhattisgarh from traders of forest products, transporters and iron ore mining firms, says Chief Minister Raman Singh. "Maoists extort at least Rs.250300 crore annually and their extortion business runs from the state's southern tip of Bastar to the northern...